Postdoctoral Fellows in Solar Physics

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Monday, December 11, 2017
Archive Date: 
Monday, January 29, 2018
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
Department of Astronomy, Stockholms University
City: 
Stockholm
State/Province: 
Stockholm
Country: 
Sweden
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

The Department of Astronomy is one of the biggest departments at the Faculty of Science with about 70 employees. The main research areas are solar physics, galaxy evolution, supernovas and numerical astrophysics.

Project description
The fellow will work at the Institute for Solar Physics, which is a semi-independent part of the department. It operates the Swedish 1-m Solar Telescope, and has around 20 employees, of which 5 are involved in operating and maintaining the telescope, and the rest are research scientists.

The Institute for Solar Physics of the Department of Astronomy announces three postdoc positions:

Postdoc 1: The position will be for the project Studying the cause of large fibrillar density variations in the solar chromosphere using tracer particles.

Postdoc 2: The position will be for the ERC project Understanding magnetic-field-regulated heating in heating and explosive events in the solar chromosphere.

Postdoc 3: The position will be for the project Fundamental magnetic processes in the solar chromosphere.

Application Deadline: 
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Selection Deadline: 
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Dr. Jorrit Leenaarts & Dr. Jaime de la Cruz Rodriguez
Institution/Company: 
Stockholms University
Department Name: 
Department of Astronomy
Country: 
Sweden
Email: 
jorrit.leenaarts@astro.su.se
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Jorrit Leenaarts
Email: 
jorrit.leenaarts@astro.su.se